BUSTOS - RELICARIOS: CATEDRAL BASILICA DE SALVADOR
Place Published: Salvador, Bahia
Publisher: Museu de Arte Sacra, Universidad Federal da Bahia
Date Published: 2005
Book Id: 79273
color plates, cat., illus., color pict wrps
An exhibition catalogue of 30 restored colonial bust-reliquaries of Christian saints and virgins from the Jesuit church, presented with "before and after" color images. The restoration process included the cleaning and recuperation of the original colors and textures as well as the corresponding intervention and replacement of the missing parts.